Jim Ely has been doing SBA loans since 1984 when he began working for Stultz Financial.
Jim works directly with borrowers in obtaining SBA financing helping them to buy or sell a business, buy a building, start-up a new business or grow and expand their existing businesses. Jim also helps community banks set up and run their SBA departments.
Since 2004, Jim has been the lead instructor for the SBA Application Processing class offered by the National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders.
Jim currently serves as the loan committee chair for the Small Business Financial Development Corporation of Orange County which is the leading Financial Development Corporation in the country.
In 2015 Jim was recognized by the US Small Business Administration as their Financial Services Champion of the Year.